There is a certain happiness sighted when your bus comes along. It is of course a small specialized form of happiness and will never be a great thing.

-Richard Brautigan, The Old Bus

Friday, July 11, 2008

Subway pole dancing! Light rail next?

The naked guy who hijacked the Las Vegas bus can stay in Vegas, as the saying goes. But now we have Monserrat Morilles, 26, who decided to protest Chile's generally prudish ways by stripping and doing poll dances on Santiago subway trains.

Being a child of the '60s and all, this really does bring back the memories.

"This is just a beginning. We are starting an idea here that will grow and be developed further," she told Reuters as police and subway guards surrounded her.
You can find the complete Reuters story here.

Perhaps she could be invited to America by the people who sponsor the No Pants Metro Ride to add a little purpose to their annual rite.

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